Fortum's Supervisory Board has today elected the members of the Board of Directors for 2002.
Matti Vuoria will continue as Executive Chairman of the Board and Heikki Pentti as Deputy Chairman. Mrs Birgitta Kantola and Mr Erkki Virtanen will continue as Board members. Mr Antti Lagerroos, CEO of Finnlines Plc, Mr Lasse Kurkilahti, CEO of Elcoteq Networks Corporation and Mr Hans von Uthmann, CEO of Swedish Duni AB, were elected as new members of the Board of Directors.
According to the Company's Articles of Association, the term of office of the Board of Directors is one calendar year.
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